Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • Alex & Guide Dogs

    Alex calls for an end to “game of chance” bus service for blind people

    September 29th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Getting off at the right bus stop is like “playing a game of chance”, says guide dog owner Linda about her experiences navigating the bus network without sight, and Alex Cunningham has responded by calling for action to make travelling by bus easier for people with sight loss. The Stockton North MP got a chance […]

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  • Alex & Know Your Numbers (September 2014)

    Alex urges missing millions to get “pumped up” following Know Your Numbers Week

    September 25th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    As many as eight million people across the UK are unaware that they are at risk of a stroke or heart attack because of their blood pressure, and Alex Cunningham has urged residents across the Stockton Borough to make sure that they are not one of the “missing millions” by having a blood pressure check […]

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  • Gas Safety

    Alex pledges support for Gas Safety Week

    September 15th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Alex Cunningham has pledged his support for Gas Safety Week, which runs from 15-21 September, to raise awareness of gas safety issues amongst constituents in Stockton North. The fourth annual Gas Safety Week will see the whole industry coming together to bring gas safety to the forefront of people’s minds, and the Labour MP is […]

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  • Alex cautions against burdensome taxes for energy intensive sector

    Alex cautions against burdensome taxes for energy intensive sector

    September 12th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    The proud industrial heritage of the Tees Valley is under threat, Alex Cunningham has warned, and the decline of vitally important industries in the region will be hastened without actions to lessen the burdens posed by carbon taxes and levies. Leading a debate in the House of Commons on energy intensive industries, Labour’s Stockton North […]

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  • Internet

    MP’s campaign for superfast broadband in Stockton speeding up

    September 12th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    A survey of residents on Stockton’s Hardwick Estate has shown overwhelming demand for proper broadband – and Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham has now written to Virgin telling the company it is time they delivered it. Alex stepped up his campaign to bring superfast broadband internet to the new parts of the estate with more […]

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